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1930.1748 (RS175035)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pillar and Arch pattern "4 July 1776." Stenciled in blue and buff and block printed in white and black on ochre ground. Drop repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1790
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
28 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1748
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176791
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England", Nylander, p. 61, fig. 10.1. "Wallpaper in America", Lynn, p.85, fig. 3-21
Related Items
Accession number 1985.32.1 Relationship same pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Allegorical "America"
"France"
pillar
arch
Declaration of Independence
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined sheets
State
Original
Theme
American Independence, Fourth of July, Patriotism
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width Incomplete (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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